|Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)|
Location: Biddeford, ME
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 01/25/2023
Expire Date: 02/25/2023
Job Categories: Healthcare, Other
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)|
Maximus is currently looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Assessors to join our growing team. As a Nurse Assessor, you will conduct person-centered assessments in accordance with contract directives, company processes, and contract requirements.
In this role, there is no direct hands-on care. We assess individuals in homes, facilities, and group homes for long term care needs and facility placement.
*Must be able to commute into and cover one of the following counties within the state of Maine: Androscoggin, Lincoln, Knox, Cumberland or York.
Why join Maximus?
Flexibility everyone needs work/life balance!
Competitive Salary weve got that!
Insurance numerous plans available for you!
Retirement prepare for your future!
Paid Time Off we all need time to refresh & recharge!
Wellness Programs support your physical, emotional, and financial wellness!
Discounts save time and money!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for completing medical and/or behavioral health assessments within contract requirements
Conducts on-site, video call and/or telephonic assessments to determine an individuals needs for services and supports, eligibility, level of care or related outcome
Perform all job duties in compliance with Person First standards, HIPAA guidelines, and company confidentiality policies and procedures
Travel may be required based on program contract requirements
Knowledge and understanding of medical and/or behavioral health diagnoses and prescribed medications
Knowledge of community support programs, long-term care assessment and level of care in medical, behavioral health or related programs, preferred
Ability to collect data, define problems, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work independently and meet timelines
Education and Experience Requirements:
LPN License in the state of Maine or hold a compact licensure
One (1) year of clinical experience providing/exposed to long term care
Regional travel is required to perform in-person assessments
Some work will be completed at home after assessments
Maximus will provide laptop, printer, and cellphone
Reliable high-speed internet service
Minimum 20 Mpbs download speeds/50 Mpbs for shared internet connectivity
Minimum 5 Mpbs upload speeds
Private and secure workspace
Training and Work Schedule:
Weekends and holidays require rotation or on call availability
Two weeks training via Zoom followed by in the field assessment training with 1:1 support
Standard hours: 8am- 5pm Eastern, some flexibility available after training
Company Name: Maximus
Contact Email: email@example.com
Since 1975, Maximus has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. Maximus delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, Maximus is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit https://www.maximus.com.